The first challenge is how to easily create the zip file!
The fastest way is to build direct output in Visual Studio. But how can define the contents of the zip file?
We have made reference to the Visual Stuido the Project Template Package, It definde schema in xml.
1. Feature project template
2. Feature schema editor in visual studio
3. Build output
Now, we can simply generate a zip file and install it.
ASP.NET Deployment Solution - Part 1
ASP.NET Deployment Solution - Part 3